Sonoco Products Co. (SON)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
July 19, 2012 11:00 am ET
Roger Schrum - VP, IR
Barry Saunders - VP and CFO
Jack Sanders - President and CEO
Scott Gaffner - Barclays
George Staphos - Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Phil Gresh - JPMorgan
Chip Dillon - Vertical Research Partners
Philip Ng - Jefferies
Ghansham Panjabi - Robert W. Baird
Alex Ovshey - Goldman Sachs
Adam Josephson - KeyBanc
Mark Wilde - Deutsche Bank
Chris Manuel - Wells Fargo Securities
Steve Chercover - D. A. Davidson
Albert Kabili - Credit Suisse
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Second Quarter 2012 Sonoco Earnings Conference Call. My name is Tahesha, and I will be your operator for today. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes.
I would now like to turn the conference over to your host for today, Mr. Roger Schrum, Vice President of Investor Relations. Please proceed, sir.
Thank you, Tahesha. Good morning and welcome to Sonoco’s 2012 second quarter earnings investor call. This call is being conducted on July 19, 2012.
Joining me today are Harris DeLoach, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Jack Sanders, President and Chief Operating Officer; and Barry Saunders, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
The news release reviewing the company’s financial results was released before the market opened today, and is available on our Investor Relations website at sonoco.com. In addition, we will be referring to a presentation that was also posted on the investor relations site during this call.